Feb 18, 2013
Cruising for some ship-shape shows
New cruise itineraries are planned for the MSC Sinfonia and MSC Opera. Current options are three- and four-night cruises to the Mozambican islands.
USGS M5+ Earthquakes
M 5.2, South Indian Ocean
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The White Stuff: Mining Giant Rio Tinto Unearths Unrest in Madagascar
A Malagasy worker walks along an access track at Rio Tinto's project to construct an ilmenite mine in Fort Dauphin, Madagascar in 2007.
6 killed, 3 missing in Madagascar cyclone
Two years after Benghazi kindled an uprising that ousted Muammar Gaddafi, it is threatening "another revolution", with rival militia becoming more powerful than the police.
Protesters trap boss in mine
Mining giant Rio Tinto on Friday threatened to abandon Madagascar as hundreds of protesters blocked its mine compound entrance, trapping nearly 200 staff inside, including the CEO, the company said.